President’s Message

December 2022

December 2022

Happy Holidays to Members, As 2022 draws to a close, I want to wish you and your loved ones a happy and safe holiday season. I want to thank you for being part of our great union, and as we celebrate in our different ways, we can all be proud of...

November 2022

Excerpt from President’s Report Annual General Meeting Thursday October 13, 2022. Even though many restrictions have been lifted regarding COVID-19 requirements and masks, the NRC and all federal protocols for health and safety in their workplaces...

October 2022

Dear Members, Please join us for the 2022 Virtual Annual General Meeting on Thursday October 13th.  Although we realize that most provincial restrictions have been modified and federal travel restrictions lifted, we remain committed to keeping our...

September 2022

Dear Members, I hope that you all had a happy and healthy summer. NRC is changing its work posture on September 12, 2022 and for some members it will be a return to the workplace or a hybrid work environment.  For those members who have asked and...

June 2022

Dear members, As you are all aware the Policy on COVID-19 Vaccination for the Core Public Administration (CPA) was suspended on June 20, 2022.  Crown corporations and separate agencies (NRC) will also be suspending their vaccine requirements. With...

May 2022

Hello Members, I hope you are enjoying the change is seasons and enjoying the beginning of Spring. I would like to congratulate Joan Van Den Bergh on her retirement.  Joan has been the labour relations specialist and negotiator for the RCEA since...

January 2022

Hello members, happy new year. I hope you were all able to spend time with family and friends over the holidays and spend some time for yourselves. At home and in the workplace, the health and safety of our membership continues to be of utmost...

December 2020

December 2020

I hope you are all safe and staying well. The Covid-19 pandemic is now going into the Winter months, and I understand how hard this may be on some members.  Although vaccines are on the horizon, there will still be many months of work and social...

October 2020

Please join RCEA members, RCEA stewards and staff at the AGM on Tuesday October 6, 5 p.m.   EDT. The virtual only meeting will be broadcast live by Baldwin Audio/Visual via https://collaboratevideo.net/rcea-aecr-2020 with simultaneous translation...

September 2020

Dear Members, I hope that you are all staying well during this unprecedented time. When all this began in mid-March, I thought and hoped that by “going home and staying home” as said by the Prime Minister, in two or three months this would all...